hemithyroidectomy

noun
hemi·​thy·​roid·​ec·​to·​my | \ -ˌthī-ˌrȯid-ˈek-tə-mē How to pronounce hemithyroidectomy (audio) \
plural hemithyroidectomies

Medical Definition of hemithyroidectomy

: surgical removal of one lobe of the thyroid gland

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“Hemithyroidectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemithyroidectomy. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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